Chia-Hsin Lin has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
Abstract: A touch system includes a touch device and an input device. The uplink signal transmitted by the touch device includes a timestamp. The input device transmits a downlink signal through the electrode unit and transmits a side information through a wireless communication unit. The inclusion of the corresponding timestamp in the side information ensures that the side information is combined with the corresponding downlink signal to correctly present the user's operation.
September 5, 2019
Date of Patent:
November 24, 2020
ELAN MICROELECTRONICS CORPORATION
Han-Wei Chen, Hsuan-Wen Tseng, Yi-Hsin Tao, Chia-Hsing Lin
Abstract: A semiconductor device includes a dummy fin structure disposed over a substrate, a dummy gate structure disposed over a part of the dummy fin structure, a first interlayer dielectric layer in which the dummy gate structure is embedded, a second interlayer dielectric layer disposed over the first interlayer dielectric layer, and a resistor wire formed of a conductive material and embedded in the second interlayer dielectric layer. The resistor wire overlaps the dummy gate structure in plan view.
Abstract: The present invention relates to a pharmaceutical composition for treating cardiac hypertrophy, comprising at least a stem cell and a pharmaceutically acceptable vehicle, wherein the stem cell is prepared by a pretreatment reaction of reacting with an n-butylidenephthalide (BP). The pharmaceutical composition of the present invention can be administered into a body of a hypertensive patient by remote intramuscular injection, so as to reduce superoxide content in the myocardium, increase STAT3 activity, and increase the content of M2 macrophages that promote inflammation resolution, and further effectively treat the symptoms of cardiac hypertrophy caused by hypertension.
Abstract: A wire grid polarizer and a display panel using the same are provided. The wire grid polarizer includes a substrate, a plurality of wire grids, a plurality of patterned light absorbing layers, and a surface covering layer. The plurality of wire grids are disposed on the substrate, wherein there are a plurality of gaps between every two wire grids. The plurality of patterned light absorbing layers are disposed corresponding to and overlapping the wire grids respectively, wherein every two of the patterned light absorbing layers have one of the gaps. The surface covering layer is disposed on the patterned light absorbing layers and directly contacts the patterned light absorbing layers.
Abstract: A method of forming a semiconductor structure includes: providing a substrate; forming a first pair of source/drain regions in the substrate; disposing an interlayer dielectric layer over the substrate, the interlayer dielectric layer having a first trench between the first pair of source/drain regions; depositing a dielectric layer in the first trench; depositing a barrier layer over the dielectric layer; removing the barrier layer from the first trench to expose the dielectric layer; depositing a work function layer over the dielectric layer in the first trench; and depositing a conductive layer over the work function layer in the first trench.
April 1, 2019
Date of Patent:
October 13, 2020
TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING COMPANY LTD.
Abstract: A method for uplink (UL) transmission performed by a UE is provided. The method includes: performing an UL transmission during a first PUSCH duration; receiving a PDCCH that schedules a second PUSCH duration; determining that the first PUSCH duration overlaps with the second PUSCH duration in a time domain; determining that the second PUSCH duration is prioritized over the first PUSCH duration; and cancelling the ongoing UL transmission during the first PUSCH duration starting from a preconfigured time period after an end of the PDCCH that schedules the second PUSCH duration.
March 27, 2020
October 1, 2020
HENG-LI CHIN, CHIA-HUNG WEI, YU-HSIN CHENG, WAN-CHEN LIN
Abstract: A fingerprint sensing integrated circuit device includes a fingerprint sensing device, an encryption unit, a multiplexer and a transmission interface. The encryption unit is connected to the fingerprint sensing device. The multiplexer has an output end, a first input end and a second input end. The first input end of the multiplexer is connected to the fingerprint sensing device. The second input end of the multiplexer is connected to the encryption unit. The multiplexer connects the output end to the second end according to a selection signal. The transmission interface is connected to the output end of the multiplexer.
Abstract: A driving mechanism is provided, including a housing, a hollow frame, a holder, and a driving assembly. The frame is fixed to the housing and has a stop surface. The holder is movably disposed in the housing for holding the optical element. The driving assembly is disposed in the housing to drive the holder and the optical element moving along the optical axis of the optical element relative to the frame. Specifically, the stop surface is parallel to the optical axis to contact the holder and restrict the holder in a limit position.
Abstract: A circuit includes: a first swing reduction circuit coupled between an input/output pad and a buffer circuit, and a second swing reduction circuit coupled between the input/output pad and the buffer circuit. The first swing reduction circuit comprises a first transistor gated by a first bias voltage and comprises a second transistor drained by the first bias voltage. The first swing reduction circuit is configured to increase a voltage at a first node in the buffer circuit when a voltage applied on the input/output pad is equal to a first supply voltage. The second swing reduction circuit is configured to reduce a voltage at a second node in the buffer circuit when the voltage applied on the input/output pad is equal to a second supply voltage.
Abstract: The present invention provides a polymer composition for manufacturing a foam, the polymer composition comprising a vinyl aromatic based copolymer and a processing aid, wherein the amount of the processing aid in the total weight of the polymer composition is equal to or more than 5 wt % and equal to or less than 75 wt %; and the polymer composition does not comprise ethylene-vinyl acetate copolymer, ethylene-butyl acrylate copolymer, ethylene-?-olefin copolymer, homopolymer and copolymer of polyethylene, homopolymer and copolymer of polypropylene, homopolymer and copolymer of polybutene and olefin-based ionic polymer. The present invention also provides the foam and the method for forming the same.
Abstract: Provided are an actuator, method for manufacturing the actuator, and acoustic transmitter having the actuator. The actuator includes: an elastic metal member having a plurality of curved segments and a plurality of connection segments which constitute a ring structure with a long-axis direction and a short-axis direction; a multilayer piezoelectric member disposed within the ring structure and having a plurality of stacked piezoelectric units along the long-axis direction; and a plurality of coupling members disposed within the ring structure, wherein the multilayer piezoelectric member has two ends in the long-axis direction that are coupled to the connection segments of the elastic metal member in the long-axis direction. A preload stress is imparted to the elastic metal member. A plurality of coupling members having a size corresponding to the preload stress are disposed between the elastic metal member and the multilayer piezoelectric member.
Abstract: A piezoelectric composite material includes a cross-linker and a plurality of ceramic fibers disposed in the cross-linker. The ceramic fibers include ABO3 oxide. A-site represents PbxLay containing lead (Pb) and lanthanum (La). In PbxLay, x ranges from 0.920 to 0.950, and y ranges from 0.050 to 0.080.
November 6, 2019
June 25, 2020
INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Abstract: The present invention provides a new method for decreasing level of a proinflammatory cytokine in a subject, which is further able to treating cytokine release syndrome caused by CAR T-cell therapy or a disorder mediated by an overproduction of a proinflammatory cytokine. The method comprises administering to the subject in need thereof a therapeutically effective amount of a pharmaceutical composition which is comprising at least one selected from the group consisting of Phenothiazine derivatives, Graptopetalum paraguayense extract, Rhodiola rosea extract and Histone Deacetylase (HDAC) inhibitors.
Abstract: A carbon powder replenishing bottle for replenishing a carbon powder storage member with carbon powder. The bottle comprises a hollow body and a bottle mouth. The hollow body stores the carbon powder. The bottle mouth connected to the hollow body has a stopper portion. The stopper portion restricts a depth, to which the bottle mouth is placed into a carbon powder entrance of the carbon powder storage member, so that the bottle mouth is only partially inserted into the carbon powder entrance, and is connected to the carbon powder entrance in a sealed manner through the stopper portion. A combination using the carbon powder replenishing bottle is also disclosed.
Abstract: A controlling device of a fuel cell system with multiple stack towers and a controlling method thereof are provided. The controlling device comprises a temperature sensing equipment, a processor and a pulse width modulation circuit. The fuel cell system comprises multiple fuel cell stacks. The controlling method further comprises: calculating an average temperature of the fuel cell stacks based on the temperatures of the fuel cell stacks by the temperature sensing equipment; determining whether differences between the average temperature and the temperatures of the fuel cell stacks fall within a preset range of average temperature difference by the processor, and adjusting an output current of at least one of the fuel cell stacks by the pulse width modulation circuit commanded by the processor when the difference between the average temperature and the temperature of the at least one fuel cell stack falls outside the preset range of average temperature difference.
Abstract: An atmospheric water generator for extracting water droplets from ambient air includes an insulating substrate, a plurality of electrode film units, and a liquid crystal/polymer composite film. Each of surface regions of the liquid crystal/polymer composite film has a plurality of liquid crystal molecules each having a hydrophilic functional group and a hydrophobic moiety. Each of the surface regions normally has one of hydrophilic and hydrophobic properties. When a voltage is applied to one of the electrode film units, the respective surface region is switched to have the other one of hydrophilic and hydrophobic properties, to thereby allow the water droplets condensed from the ambient air to move on the surface regions.
Abstract: A method for uplink transmission performed by a UE is provided. The method includes: receiving a first configured grant configuration that allocates a first PUSCH duration; receiving a second configured grant configuration that allocates a second PUSCH duration, wherein the second PUSCH duration overlaps with the first PUSCH duration; obtaining a first HARQ process ID for the first PUSCH duration, then determining whether a first configured grant timer associated with the first HARQ process ID is running; obtaining a second HARQ process ID for the second PUSCH duration, then determining whether a second configured grant timer associated with the second HARQ process ID is running; and selecting one of the first PUSCH duration and the second PUSCH duration for an uplink transmission based on whether the first configured grant timer is running and whether the second configured grant timer is running.